- Our list of the best things to do in Kawaihae, Hawaii, features the top 84 nearby activities — including 44 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Kawaihae, HI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Water Activities, Tours, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 8 things to do within the city of Kawaihae, HI , followed by 75 popular activities in nearby cities, including Waikoloa, Waimea, Kapaau, Kailua-Kona, Honokaa, Puako, Kailua, Hawi, Kaimu and Kukuihaele
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97% 312 votes
61-3665 Akoni Pule Hwy, Kawaihae, HI MoreLess Info
The Kohala Coast is home to the Kohala Divers, a tour company that offers underwater adventures. Each expertly-guided tour brings clients close to huge sea turtles, manta rays and non-aggressive sharks. No prior diving experience or certification is necessary.
100% 83 votes
Kawaihae Harbor, Kawaihae, HI MoreLess Info
The captain and crew of Endless Summer Charters make every Kohala Coast excursion enjoyable, memorable and safe. Various tour packages include six-hour dolphin- and whale-watching trips, snorkeling tours and coral reef swimming trips.
100% 97 votes
Kawaihae, HI 96738 MoreLess Info
Water sports enthusiasts can arrange adventurous tours with Hawai'i Surf and Kayak. Along with both kayak and snorkel tours, their experienced team also offers lessons and excursions for paddle boarders.
91% 245 votes
61-3251 Maluokalani St., Kawaihae, HI 96743 MoreLess Info
Nuts are the name of the game at Hamakua Macadamia Nut Co, a huge nut farm that also manufactures a huge assortment of nut-based delicacies. The company's most popular products include wasabi-roasted macadamia nuts, nut brittle and artisanal hand-roasted coffee blends.
100% 15 votes
P.O. Box 44940, Kawaihae, HI 96743 MoreLess Info
Excellent fishing conditions, knowledgeable guides, beautiful scenery, and whale and dolphin viewing provide beginners and advanced anglers a special experience with Siren Sportfishing. Mahi mahi, ono, and yellowfin tuna are plentiful for catching in the blue coastal waters.
100% 5 votes
Kawaihae, HI 96738 MoreLess Info
The Ocean Sports Dolphin Watch Adventure offers visitors the opportunity to explore the waters around Kawaihae Island. They also offer scuba diving lessons and experiences as well as informational talks and lectures about dolphins.
48% 23 votes
10 Ala Kahua, Kawaihae, HI 96743 MoreLess Info
Visitors at the Pua Mau Place Arboretum & Botanical Garden enjoy astounding botanical beauty as far as the eye can see. The institution is open throughout the year and features an evolving selection of exotic and colorful flora.
89% 230 votes
62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr, Waimea, HI 96743 MoreLess Info
Play 18-holes of golf at Mauna Kea Resort Golf Course on the Big Island of Hawaii. The championship course also includes a Pro Shop and a clubhouse restaurant to get food and drinks.
85% 61 votes
62-100 Kauna'oa Drive, Waimea, HI MoreLess Info
At a dramatic elevation, Hapuna Prince Golf Course starts at sea level and ascends all the way to 700 feet. The Arnold Palmer golf course was built in 1992 and has been entertaining and challenging golfers with its sand pits and environmental sensitivities ever since.
96% 1281 votes
Highway 19, HI 96743 MoreLess Info
South of Kawaihae is Hapuna Beach, a landscaped area that allows visitors to enjoy hiking or many water-based activities, heeding precaution to the surf. Services include restrooms, picnic areas, drinking water, lodging, payphone, and lifeguards.